By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 27th, 2012
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By Justine John DYIKUK Dele Giwa may have gone but for all who care, memories of him still linger on. No other time is appropriate to remember the dead than November – a month in which Christian Catholics around the world traditionally dedicate to the Souls of the departed be they Christians or not. ...
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Nov 27th, 2012
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“Officer Rankings to establish formal Chain of Command”Defence Minister By: Yusuf M Hasan HARGEISA – The ministry of defence has finalized plans to establish a formal chain of command within the national army. The ministry of defence has announced that the long awaited plans to create a f...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Nov 27th, 2012
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Uganda Cranes became the first nation to qualify for the 2012 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup after a 1-0 triumph over Ethiopia. The defending champions and hosts of the tournament scored early through Brian Umony in the ninth minute. A heavy afternoon downpour made for a wet surface and difficult condit...
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In Egypt
Nov 27th, 2012
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Angry chants filled Tahrir Square on Tuesday as thousands of demonstrators filled the iconic center of last year’s revolt, this time to protest a recent decree that grants President Mohammed Morsi sweeping powers. The protesters, waving Egypt’s red, white and black flags and chanting slog...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 27th, 2012
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African champion Zambia, Ivory Coast, and minnows Cape Verde and Central African Republic have been nominated for the continent’s team of the year award. The winner will be announced by the Confederation of African Football in December. Zambia won its first African Cup of Nations title in Febru...
By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Nov 27th, 2012
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ANCWL POST NEC AND NOMINATION MEDIA BRIEFING The ANC Women’s League held a fruitful two day meeting. Yesterday the NEC met at the St George hotel and agreed on a number of issues. We also highlighted challenges that we as the Women’s League hope to address, and campaigns we will be embark...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Nov 27th, 2012
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Experts are wary of South Sudan, considering that it controls the White Nile, the other source of the Great Nile. That is problematic because the West and Israel could use their influence with South Sudan to put pressure on Egypt. By Ibrahim Al-Jack The African Research and Studies Centre at the Inte...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ethiopia
Nov 27th, 2012
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All roads lead to Namboole stadium Tuesday evening when defending champions Uganda Cranes take on four time winners Ethiopia in their second game of group A in the Cecafa Tusker Challenge Cup. Both sides won their opening games last Saturday with the hosts beating rivals Kenya 1-0 while Ethiopia narr...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 27th, 2012
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With Their Ill-gotten Booty kept intact To serve as a deterrent from corruption and amassing of ill-gotten wealth through abuse of office, public office holders who fall foul to corruption and abuse of office must not only voted out as in the case of politicians and sacked, transferred or demoted as ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 27th, 2012
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By Eric Walberg At last Egyptian politics is moving. President Mohamed Morsi is slowly building on his summer ‘coup’, when he stared down Egypt’s generals and put his men in the top army and defence positions, following terrorist attacks in Sinai which the army, so old and bumbling, so involved in Eg...